Leeds to York train

Wed, 19 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Leeds to York

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leeds to York is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
07:321h14
Leeds
08:46York
£71One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
14:591h14
Leeds
16:13York
£71One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:011h11
Leeds
09:12York
£81One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:311h14
Leeds
18:45York
£101One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:300h29
Leeds
17:59York
£101One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLeeds to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Northern Rail
14:591h14
Leeds
16:13York
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Cross Country
18:360h25
Leeds
19:01York
0 changes
Transpennine Express
23:390h46
Leeds
00:25York
0 changes
Northern Rail
07:321h14
Leeds
08:46York
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:311h14
Leeds
18:45York
0 changes

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Train times from Leeds to York

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

25 m

Average

52 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

35 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Leeds for York every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
18:360h25
Leeds
19:01York
£201One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
16:300h27
Leeds
16:57York
£101One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
17:300h29
Leeds
17:59York
£101One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
23:390h46
Leeds
00:25York
£111One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:011h11
Leeds
09:12York
£81One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Leeds to York

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 44 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or East Coast

Trains from Leeds to York cover the 22 miles long journey taking on average 22 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or East Coast. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds and arrive in York.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains Leeds to York

For as little as £2 you can travel by train between Leeds and York with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Train information from Leeds to York with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £70
  • East Coast frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Leeds to York: Journey Details

Trains from Leeds to York are easy to come by and rarely involve the need to change along the way. Northern Rail, East Coast Rail, Cross Country Rail and First TransPennine Express all run trains seven days a week - usually taking as little as twenty minutes to reach York from the moment of departure. Typically trains begin just after 6:01 a.m. and finish as late as 2:05 a.m. — with First TransPennine Express offering the first and final service of the day. Leeds to York is a route that's frequented by many commuters, and passengers will rarely have to wait more than half an hour for a Leeds to York train.

 

Which train companies travel from Leeds to York?

All Leeds to York trains are operated by First TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Northern Rail, and Virgin Trains East Coast.

How long is the train journey from Leeds to York

The average journey time for trains travelling from Leeds to York during the day varies from 20 minutes to 40 minutes depending on the train company, time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Leeds to York?

Trains from Leeds to York begin running in the early morning and continue regularly throughout the day past midnight. The first direct train from Leeds to York departs at 12:35 a.m. while the last leaves Leeds at 11:50 p.m. There is a 4-hour break in service between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m.

Where do trains from Leeds to York depart from and arrive to?

All trains from Leeds to York depart from Leeds Railway station. All trains travelling from Leeds to York arrive at York's train station.

FAQs: Leeds to York train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leeds to York easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leeds to York.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leeds to York can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leeds to York is £8; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leeds to York train time is 22 min   covering the 22 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leeds to York leaves at 04: 43. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leeds to York leaves at 23: 48.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leeds to York without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or East Coast. There are 44 direct trains from Leeds to York each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Leeds to York, you can count on Northern Rail (3), TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or East Coast for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to York from Leeds and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 48.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds, which is located around 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to York from Leeds is worth doing with a journey time of 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Leeds to York by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Leeds and York including taking a train or coach.

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